These Emotional Memes From The Online Users Shows How Bad The Situation Is !! Check Out !!

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According to Chennai-based weather blogger Pradeep John, Gaja has been the worst cyclone to hit Tamil Nadu since Vardah in 2016, and the worst to affect the Cauvery delta since the cyclone in 1993.

Though the assessment of damage caused to standing crops by cyclone Gaja is yet to be over, initial reports say that coconut and banana trees were severely damaged in delta districts.

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While no fishermen has been affected, boats have been damaged in gusty winds that blew when the cyclone crossed the coast.

The extensive damage to coconut and banana plantations, paddy and other standing crops are yet to be assessed. In a statement, Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami said revenue and the agricultural department officials have been directed to estimate the damage to crops.

At least 45 people were killed and about 250,000 people were evacuated to relief camps in the last two days after severe cyclonic storm Gaja hit the coasts of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry in the wee hours of Friday.

Gaja made its landfall with wind speeds of 120 km per hour, leaving behind a huge trail of destruction in the districts of Nagapattinam, Thanjavur, Tiruvarur, Pudukottai, Dindigul, Trichy, Karur, Sivaganga, Ramanathapuram, Cuddalore in Tamil Nadu and Karaikal in the Union territory of Puducherry.

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According to Chennai-based weather blogger Pradeep John, Gaja has been the worst cyclone to hit Tamil Nadu since Vardah in 2016, and the worst to affect the Cauvery delta since the cyclone in 1993.

Though the assessment of damage caused to standing crops by cyclone Gaja is yet to be over, initial reports say that coconut and banana trees were severely damaged in delta districts.

Relief workers are trying hard to reach remote and inaccessible areas of Nagapattinam, Thanjavur, Tiruvarur and Pudukottai. The regions in the delta have remained without power supply since Thursday. More than 117,000 houses, including thatched huts and tiled roof houses, have been partially or fully damaged.

Online users from all over the state also trying hard to make the issue to reach as wide as possible by creating memes and online posts. Check out some of the selected here :

 

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